John’s new ballad sums up Australia today. It expresses his sadness that our wonderful country has been divided by lines on a map, where families are unable to visit each other and the freedoms of this great land are no longer there.
It is hard to describe John Williamson and his music without thinking that you have left something out or underrated his contribution and achievements.
How do you sum up an artist who has captured a country in song and had such a successful career in one of the most cutthroat industries around? It’s an almost impossible task.